November 1946 in Music

Events in Music

  • Nov 4 "Park Avenue" opens at Shubert Theater NYC for 72 performances
  • Nov 7 "Bal Negre" opens at Belasco Theater NYC for 54 performances
  • Nov 23 "Gypsy Lady" closes at Century Theater NYC after 79 performances

Birthdays in Music

  • Nov 2 Giuseppe Sinopoli, Italian conductor and composer (Sunnyata), born in Venice, Italy (d. 2001)
  • Nov 3 Nick Simper, rocker (Deep Purple)
  • Nov 5 Herman Brood, Dutch painter/singer/pianist (Sleepin' Bird)
  • Nov 6 George Young, Scottish-Australian rock guitarist (Easybeats, AC/DC), born in Glasgow, Scotland (d. 2017)
  • Nov 8 Roy Wood, rock vocalist/cellist (ELO), born in Birmingham, England
  • Nov 10 Bill Bryson, singer (Desert Rose Band-Love Reunited), born in Evanston, Illinois
  • Nov 11 Len "Chip" Hawkes, English musician (the Tremeloes)
  • Nov 13 Martin Bresnick, American composer, The Bronx, New York
  • Nov 15 Janet Lennon, Culver City California, singer (Lennon Sisters)
  • Nov 17 Martin Barre, British pop guitarist (Jethro Tull)
  • Nov 18 Amanda Lear, French singer (or 1939, possible date only)
  • Nov 19 Joe Correro, Greenwood Ms, rock drummer (Paul Revers & The Raiders)
  • Nov 20 Duane Allman, rock guitarist (Allman Brothers), born in Nashville, Tennessee
  • Nov 20 John "Blackfoot" Colbert, US singer (Soul Children, Taxi)
  • Nov 20 Ray Stiles, English musician (Mud, The Hollies), born in Guildford
  • Nov 21 Jonas Tomasson, composer
  • Nov 22 Aston Barrett, Jamaican reggae bassist (I Shot the Sheriff)
  • Nov 26 Bert Bouquet, bassist (Earth & Fire, Focus)

Deaths in Music

  • Nov 5 Sigismond Stojowski, composer, dies at 77
  • Nov 6 Zygmunt Denis Antoni Stojowski, composer, dies at 76
  • Nov 14 Manuel de Falla, Spanish composer (b. 1876)
  • Nov 24 Alfonso Broqua, Uruguayan composer, dies at 70